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Virtual Choir – Sicut Cervus

From Psalm 42 Composer G.P. da Palestrina Music PDF Sicut cervus desiderat ad fontes aquarum, ita desiderat anima mea ad te, Deus. As the hart longs for the water springs, So longs my soul for thee, O God. This track is about 3 minutes, but it took 17 singers fine-tuning their own recordings for hours [...]
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25 years with the Whitmires

July 15, 1995, was Mark’s and Virginia’s first day at St. James’s Church. They say it has been a wonderful 25 years, making music with so many wonderful people.   Recently, Mark and Virginia looked through the rosters - they were amazed to see how many choristers have been singing with them for 10, 15, and [...]
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Jazz Mass March 1st at 5:00pm featuring Taylor Barnett

You are Invited! Once a month on the first Sunday at 5:00 p.m., our clergy lead Richmond’s finest jazz players along with singers from our choir and congregation through a specially designed liturgy that is open to the improvisation that is the heart of jazz music. Readings may be from Scripture, thoughtful theologians, poetry, novels, [...]
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West Gallery Choir sings at the National Cathedral

West Gallery Choir Evensong Prelude February 3 at National Cathedral

The West Gallery Choir is returning to the Washington National Cathedral to sing a choral prelude on February 3. The a cappella prelude includes Shape-note hymns, Gregorian chant, and 20 th century compositions by Will Todd, Patrick Hawes, Eriks Esenvalds, Bobby McFerrin and Sufjan Stevens. The choral prelude begins at 3:25 p.m. and is immediately followed by […]

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